The Carnegie Observatories Lunch Talk Series

Unless otherwise noted, talks are on Fridays at 12:15PM in the auditorium at 813 Santa Barbara Street.  You can find a listing of lunch talks from previous years here.

Bring lunch.

We will begin accepting requests for Fall 2016 slots on June 1.

Contact:  Andrew Newman and  Benjamin Shappee

Event Date Speaker Video URL
December 4, 2015 - 12:15pm Yi-Kuan Chiang (UT Austin)
Galaxy Proto-clusters as an Interface between Structure, Cluster, and Galaxy Formation
December 10, 2015 - 2:00pm ***SPECIAL LUNCH TALK*** Stephanie Juneau (CEA Saclay)
Supermassive Black Hole Growth and Extreme Gas Conditions in Galaxies
December 11, 2015 - 12:15pm Jared Gabor (CEA Saclay)
AGN Outflows and Variability in Galaxy Simulations
January 15, 2016 - 12:15pm Avi Shporer (JPL)
Science with orbital phase curves in the space age
January 29, 2016 - 12:15pm Tim Brandt (IAS)
Discovering and Characterizing Exoplanets with High-Contrast Spectroscopy
February 12, 2016 - 12:15pm Lauranne Lanz (IPAC)
Panchromatic View of Jet Feedback in Radio Galaxies
February 19, 2016 - 12:15pm Andrew Wetzel (Carnegie Observatories)
Reconciling Dwarf Galaxies with LCDM Cosmology
February 26, 2016 - 12:15pm Tim Beers
Chronography of the Milky Way's Halo System with Field Blue Horizontal-Branch Stars
March 3, 2016 - 12:15pm Erika Hamden (Caltech)
FIREBall: future UV observations of the circumgalactic medium
March 18, 2016 - 12:15pm Jim Fuller
TBD
March 25, 2016 - 12:15pm Rachael Beaton and Jeff Rich
SDSS IV MaNGA and APOGEE Tutorial
April 1, 2016 - 12:15pm Dan Milisavljevic (CfA)
Deciphering the Encoded Debris of Supernovae
April 8, 2016 - 12:15pm Héctor Martínez-Rodríguez (U of Pittsburgh)
Neutronization in Type Ia Supernovae
April 12, 2016 - 12:15pm Dr. Jared Males (University of Arizona)
Magellan AO Leak Recovery
April 15, 2016 - 12:15pm No lunch talk
April 22, 2016 - 12:15pm Zheng Cai (UCO/Lick Observatory)
Cosmic Mammoth - Map the Most Massive Large-scale Structures in the early Universe
April 29, 2016 - 12:15pm No lunch talk
May 6, 2016 - 12:15pm Cameron Hummels (Caltech)
Revolutionizing our understanding of galaxy evolution through simulations of the CGM
May 13, 2016 - 12:15pm Anna Nierenberg (OSU)
Constraining Cold Dark Matter and Galaxy Formation with Lo Mass Galaxies
May 27, 2016 - 12:15pm Jonathan Stern (MPIA)
New Constraints on the Acceleration of AGN-driven Galactic Winds and on the Density Structure of the CGM
June 3, 2016 - 12:15pm Jack Burns (University of Colorado)
Cosmology from the Moon: The Dark Ages Radio Explorer (DARE)
July 22, 2016 - 12:15pm Vera Gluscevic
TBD
July 29, 2016 - 12:15pm Tim Morton
TBD
August 19, 2016 - 12:15pm NO LUNCH TALK (Summer students presentations)
September 2, 2016 - 12:15pm TBD
Lunch talk
September 9, 2016 - 12:15pm TBD
Lunch talk
September 16, 2016 - 12:15pm TBD
Lunch talk
September 23, 2016 - 12:15pm Alex Ji (MIT)
Lunch talk
September 30, 2016 - 12:15pm TBD
Lunch talk
October 7, 2016 - 12:15pm TBD
Lunch talk
October 14, 2016 - 12:15pm Yuan-Sen Ting (Harvard)
Lunch talk
October 21, 2016 - 12:15pm Anahita Alavi (UC Riverside)
Lunch talk
October 28, 2016 - 12:15pm Allison Strom (Caltech)
Lunch talk
November 4, 2016 - 12:15pm Irene Shivaei (UC Riverside)
TBD
November 10, 2016 - 12:15pm TBD
Lunch talk (Note Thursday date)
November 18, 2016 - 12:15pm Sedona Price (UCB)
Lunch talk
November 25, 2016 - 12:15pm NO LUNCH TALK (Thanksgiving)
December 2, 2016 - 12:15pm TBD
Lunch talk
December 9, 2016 - 12:15pm TBD
Lunch talk